International

Congolese awaiting appointment of new Prime Minister

by editor1 / Apr 06, 2017 / 0 comments

Democratic Republic of Congo, citizens are awaiting word on who will be the new Prime Minister. The announcement will be made on Friday. President Joseph Kabila on Wednesday assured citizens the announcement will be made in 48 hours while addressing Parliament.

Women's group pioneers new projects in Tanzania

by editor1 / Apr 05, 2017 / 0 comments

Women in a remote village in Tanzania are working together to make money and support each other.

Brazilian President likely to be removed over illegal campaign funds

by editor1 / Apr 05, 2017 / 0 comments

Brazilian President Michel Temer is the subject of a hearing by the country's top electoral court for allegations of illegal campaign funding.

Zambian union officials call on South Africa for advice on disputes

by editor1 / Apr 04, 2017 / 0 comments

The Zambia Union of Government Employees has appealed to the South African Police Union to contribute to dispute resolutions in that country.

Nigeria wants Boko Haram victim camps closed

by editor1 / Apr 02, 2017 / 0 comments

The Nigerian government is planning to close down camps that have housed hundreds of thousands displaced by terrorist group, Boko Haram.

South Africa's new look cabinet sworn in

by editor1 / Apr 01, 2017 / 0 comments

South Africa's president Jacob Zuma has appointed 10 new ministers and 10 deputy ministers following one of the biggest culls of a cabinet since the advent of democracy.

Some Britons race the clock in a quest for German citizenship

by editor1 / Mar 31, 2017 / 0 comments

More than a million British expatriates live in the European Union and with Brexit, their fate is up in the air. Some are even considering changing their citizenship, though it may be a race against the clock.

South Africa's Finance Minister's job on the line again

by editor1 / Mar 29, 2017 / 0 comments

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's job appears to be on the line once more. Local media report that the top six of South Africa's ruling ANC has approved the removal of the minister.

Six aid wokers ambushed and killed in South Sudan

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Six aid workers were ambushed and killed in South Sudan over the weekend.

UN/AU meetings fail in Dakar after Morocco objects

by editor1 / Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

A joint ministerial meeting by the UN Economic Commission for Africa and the Africa Union has collapsed. Morocco objected to the participation of representatives from Western Sahara.

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